Think you know everything there is to know about the Super Bowl? Check out these tidbits from shine.com:
1. Super Bowl parties are second only to Thanksgiving…in food consumption. The big game fan’s food of choice? The avocado. Snopes.com estimates that about 8 million pounds of avocados are sold in preparation for Super Bowl Sunday.
2. Forget the countdown. It’s the touchdown that is the top at-home party event of the year. About 7.5 million parties are held on Super Bowl Sunday with 43.9 million party attendees. Having guests over for the big game?
3. It’s an American tradition with global popularity. Football is as American as apple pie so you might be surprised at how popular it is around the world. The big game is broadcast across the globe in 232 countries and territories and in 34 languages.